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premature 71/2 month old takes at least two - 2 hour naps during the day and is in bed for the whole night at 8:30 - 9:00? is this about right? Her adjusted age 6months..she's a wonderful little sleeper...or is this too much. For her its what she does

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:20 AM on Dec. 3, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • sounded like my premie boys at that age
    mama2twins07

    Answer by mama2twins07 at 12:22 AM on Dec. 3, 2008

  • i would love it if my preemie slept that much... mine is a catnapper during the day and wakes every couple hours at nite...
    babymar

    Answer by babymar at 12:45 AM on Dec. 3, 2008

  • well when my prem son was younger he slept all day then all night i was told it was ok but i had to feed him inbertween tho so i say it should be normal for your daughter to sleep like that if your worried talk to your dr/clinic nurse..good luck
    jacksonsmumm908

    Answer by jacksonsmumm908 at 12:49 AM on Dec. 3, 2008

  • If it's what she does then it's right for her. Every baby, premie or not, has different needs and habits.
    KatieCrandall

    Answer by KatieCrandall at 1:09 AM on Dec. 3, 2008

  • Enjoy it. Now that you've published the schedule, she'll change it! **grin**

    It's fine. No worries.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 1:18 AM on Dec. 3, 2008

  • Your VERY blessed to have a child that sleeps that well. We should ALL be so lucky. It's normal dear. For your baby anyways. As long as the rest of her deelopment is in the normal range rolling over, holding her head up, dont worry. Things will change soon wnough one the baby is mobile.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 1:33 AM on Dec. 3, 2008

  • Sounds great to me. You are very blessed.
    richgirljj

    Answer by richgirljj at 11:18 AM on Dec. 3, 2008

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